Sophie Guibaud

Co-Founder and Chief Commercial and Growth Officer, Fiat Republic

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Oxford

Stream: FinTech

Sophie Guibaud is the co-founder and Chief Commercial and Growth Officer of Fiat Republic, a compliance-first banking & payments API for crypto platforms.

She has been a trailblazer of Embedded finance, having spent the last 10 years designing and executing the go-to market of BAAS & Embedded Finance propositions. Prior to that, she was part of the founding team of HelloFresh in the UK, and worked in investment banking and as a tech investor.

Sophie seats on the FinTech Advisory Board of PayU, the FinTech arm of public company media giant & Tencent’s largest shareholder, Naspers. She has delivered speaking engagements on some of the world’s largest FinTech stages.

For her work within the FinTech industry, she received multiple industry recognition such as Standout 35 2018 and 2019 by Innovate Finance, 35 Women under 35 from Management Today / The Telegraph and been named on the European Digital Financial Services ‘Power 50’ from Digital Banking Club.